Kelvin Smith Library
Research Databases are quickly accessible from a convenient link on the top of the Case Catalog page
Select the Management folder for databases appropriate to all WSOM management sciences.
Other Subject areas from the All Research Databases list also may be useful:
Note: Licensed databases & resources are available to currently authenticated Case individuals. On campus with laptops or mobile devices, use Case Wireless or VPN+DuoMobile for access. If off-campus, use VPN +DuoMoblie app & sign in with network credentials–then, open your browser.
Use either the Management folder or the News folder of Research Databases to access titles that are current and/or historical:
Financial Times: create your account from the Research Datbase list, save your email, get the mobile app, create alerts. Thereafter, just login in via ft.com on any VPN or Case Wireless device. Current FT license also has a 4 year archive in the product. Use the top left menu for ePaper = the pink paper graphical version!
News At A Glance: Use Factiva's tab for NewsPages/Factiva for a one-page view of the WSJ, NYT, Washington Post, Barrons, Forbes. A 2-week archive, change dates & sections via the drop-down menus for each title.
Regional News in the News folder: Ohio newspapers via Newsbank or Access Ohio, plus features for hot topic news, world economics, and more
Tip: Current Newspapers titles are often also within databases–use the EJournal Portal to find titles like WJS in Factiva, Crain's Cleveland in Business Source Complete, NYT in Factiva & LexisNexis, etc.
A firm-level product that is licensed for academics, Factiva requires a login via either the News or the Management folder on the Research Database list, each time you use it. [url is generated each time, do not bookmark]
Several databases provide company & industry information as well as respected news items. In a good news database, you can locate a strong company snapshot for performance, structure, and segments, and then use the same database for targeted news surrounding or about your company/industry.
It's critical to read about your company's performance, risk, competitors, and news–and it's equally important to understand the related news & forecasts about the primary industry for a well-informed picture of either your company or industry.
News Folder – current newspaper resources across disciplines, including the Chronicle of Higher Education, historical archives of FT, NYT, WSJ and others for national, international, & regional news sources.
Management Folder – Business Source Complete database is the primary management resource and has many publication formats, including trade journals & newspapers that to keep you up to date on publications around a company or industry.
Target narrower areas in databases like Econlit or Accounting & Tax or ThomsonOne Banker, or technology within Gartner.
Company news is easy within Factiva and LexisNexis, and offers varied export functions.
LexisNexis is a respected source with thousands of sources that cover both legal & news information.
Open the Company Info widget on the main page, enter the name or ticker symbol, or "Search by Subject or Topic" and open Company Dossier link
Results page shows numerous small boxes from varied sources for current market & descriptive information
Menus on the left sidebar of a Company page lets you select news or information:
Main page of LexisNexis also features Hot Topic Links and a widget to Search the News (U.S. & world)
Gartner - Technology News
Gartner brings insight into information technologies for industries with analyst research that covers business trends & data across a variety of industries.
Read their reports on Hype-Cycles, Magic Quadrants, and Special Reports, for a wider understanding of the issues in information technologies & systems. The Case license covers approximately 80% of the Gartner site, and content that is not available to Case is clearly noted.
• Gartner is licensed for Case individuals through Case Information Technology, and requires your current authenticated network credentials via SingleSignOn.
• Gartner information is to be used for your academic projects only, and is not to be shared outside of the university.